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Cubs' Anderson shuts down his former team


Rain storms passing through the area delayed the start of the championship banner-raising festivities by almost two hours, giving the home team ample time to play a condensed version of their NLCS Game 6 victory over the Dodgers on the scoreboard video screen and a plea to vote for former Cub catcher David Ross on "Dancing with the Stars". Read More »

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Soars Says First Rotten Tomatoes Review

Pratt is a fantastic actor, and we're glad he's experiencing the success that he is, and we hope he continues to be the go-to actor in Hollywood as the more of him on our screens, the better. I love you, me neither! "This is no lie, Chris thanks me at least once a week, I'm not kidding". While promoting The Magnificent Seven at the Toronto International Film Festival last fall, Pratt described Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Read More »

Welcome to biggest week of Trump's presidency


President Donald Trump on Monday said surveys released over the weekend by NBC and ABC are "fake news polls ", then he went on to praise them for "containing some very positive info". Both Trump and the Republican Party have better scores in that regard with 58 percent and 62 percent, respectively. "ABC News/Washington Post Poll (wrong big on election) said nearly all stand by their vote on me & 53% said strong leader". Read More »

Kobe Bryant Gets Real About Basketball


Over the weekend, Kobe's first film project, the animated short Dear Basketball that sees Bryant narrate his own poem, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in NY. But it's a difference between doing what you do versus understanding that that is not who you are. "Hopefully, other athletes can see that and understand that", Bryant continued. Read More »

Abigail Breslin explains why she didn't report rape


She says she didn't want to view herself as a "victim", so she pretended it never happened. "Thirdly, I knew how hurt my friends and family would be after finding out, and I didn't want to put them through that". 'It's like you got a black eye from getting punched in the face, but because you didn't call the police, you didn't get a black eye. Breslin first posted a graphic from the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network ( RAINN ), the largest anti-sexual-violence organization in the U.S. Read More »

Thai man kills his baby and himself during a Facebook Live stream

Shortly before they were taken down the first video was viewed 112,000 times and the second had been watched 258,000 times. The footage of the Thai killing had also been available on video sharing website YouTube, but the company took it down after the BBC alerted it to its presence. Read More »

N. Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill


While South Korea's Defense Ministry could not immediately confirm the report, the U.S. Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said: "Our military is closely monitoring the North Korean military's movement in Wonsan areas and we are firmly maintaining readiness". Read More »

Heath Ledger's Life as a Father Celebrated in New Documentary


She told the audience at the Tribeca Film Festival event (via The Telegraph ): "I was really shocked [by the reports], because that was him having fun". But the Aussie actor's memory and legacy still lives on, especially following the release of the new feature length documentary, I Am Heath Ledger , which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in NY last night. Read More »

Batman star Tom Hardy catches moped thief


Actor Tom Hardy apprehended man who had allegedly stolen a moped in London, police have said. "The males ran off and one was detained by Tom Hardy". As reported in United Kingdom newspaper The Sun , the "Mad Max: Fury Road" star watched a thief steal a moped and then crash it into a vehicle before taking off after the guy on foot in the southwest London neighbourhood of Richmond. Read More »

Houston Rockets rumble OKC Thunder to take control of series


Eric Gordon and Lou Williams each scored 18 points, and Trevor Ariza finished with 14. Adams finished with 18 points and seven rebounds as the Thunder went down, while Russell Westbrook had another triple double, completed by halftime, to finish with 35 points, 14 rebounds and 14 assists in the defeat. Read More »

Fox ends ties with top-rated host Bill O'Reilly

Bill O'Reilly has blamed his sacking from Fox News on "completely unfounded claims" that have been levelled against him. His abrupt dismissal ends O'Reilly's 21-years at the helm of The O'Reilly Factor, which began as The O'Reilly Report when the fledgling network began in 1996. Read More »

10 ways he and Fox News harassed us all

Just days after his ouster from Fox News , Bill O'Reilly is planning a return to topical pontificating. Burgess said that she eventually stopped looking in O'Reilly's direction. O'Reilly has called the allegations completely unfounded. "Some of those are really old clips, some of those people don't even work for Fox News anymore, they've been gone for quite a while", Bila told the panel. Read More »

See This Marathon Runner Squirting Water in Prince William's Amused Face

At first, it looks like a sunny family chat, with Britain's young royals Kate Middleton, Prince William and brother Harry casually dressed and huddled on a park bench. The official winners of the marquee 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon Sunday (April 23) were Daniel Wanjiru with a time off 2:05:48 and record-setter Mary Keitany with a time of 2:17:01, but the real winners may be those experiencing mental health issues. Read More »

New WONDER WOMAN Concept Art Shows Princess Diana Becoming A Hero

This is Melissa Bradley, a lifelong #WonderWoman fan who is now battling stage 4 ovarian cancer and who is desperate to see the new Wonder Woman movie with the little time she has left. This scene is shaping up to be a pretty iconic one for Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman! Wonder Woman has a June 2, 2017 release directed by Patty Jenkins starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, David Thewlis, Danny Huston, Elena Anaya, Ewen Bremner, and Saïd Taghmaoui. Read More »

Karthi crooned for jyothika's magalir mattum


The trailer gives you the feeling that it is going to be a fun comedy film with a subtle message on women empowerment. She also said, "I think he is the first director to do so and I thank him for giving me a new onscreen image". Jyothika further asked directors of big hero films not to write dumb characters and double-meaning dialogues for heroines. Jyothika has stressed that filmmakers should be socially responsible. Read More »

Kasich gives Trump 'incomplete,' keeps options open for 2020


In a CNN town hall on Monday, Kasich said he would not rule out another presidential bid, but said it was "unlikely" that he would run for public office again. He added, "If I see something I need to do to help my country, that I really believe that I have to do, then I would think I would probably do it". "I mean, we want to be for our president, because if we are tearing each other apart, nothing will ever get done, not healthcare, not fixing social security, none of this things". Read More »

Varun Dhawan Celebrates Birthday with His Twin: See Pic


This is definitely the most unique way that Varun has celebrated his birthday! An absolute fitness freak, Varun is a regular at sharing his workout pictures on his Instagram page. Varun Dhawan's introduction scene in John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez starrer Dishoom was simply wonderful. Retaining some essence from its original which includes a similar plotline as well as the new versions of a couple of chartbusters, Judwaa 2 has been scripted keeping in mind the contemporary times. Read More »

Official Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Trailer Released

That means getting to play as six different factions, from the Republic and Empire to the First Order and Separatists. All the prominent eras from Star Wars' history will be playable, and hero characters from each of these respective time periods will be playable as well, including Luke Skywalker , Kylo Ren, Yoda, Darth Maul, and Rey. Read More »

Netflix Is Getting A HELL OR HIGH WATER Reunion Together


The filmmaker will be working with production company Anonymous Content's Richard Brown , as well as Steve Golin and Gillian Berrie from Sigma Film on the production. Hell or High Water may have a reunion of sorts in the near future. The project has been written by Bash Doran ( The Looming Tower ) and is set to be Mackenzie's next film. Read More »

Coroner: 'Happy Days' actress Erin Moran died from Stage 4 cancer


Authorities responded to a call around 4 p.m. on Saturday and found the 1970s television darling "unresponsive" in her in home. But Moran was best known for playing Ron Howard's feisty little sister, Joanie Cunningham, on the sitcom " Happy Days " from the time she was 12 until 22 (1974-1984). Read More »

'Science Not Silence': The Signs of the March for Science

Organisers said 11,000 people took part in an event in Berlin, which they said aimed to highlight the importance of science and evidence-based knowledge in democracies. Andy Frazer, an engineer working for Synopsys, stated that in the absence of investments in science and engineering, "all these developments that we want to improve our food supply, energy, and medicine will stop or slow down". Read More »

Former Bachelor star arrested in Buchanan


According to the online gossip outlet, the incident happened Monday night, and Soules is now in custody. "The driver was taken by ambulance to a hospital, where he died", reports TMZ . Incidentally, Soules has a history of arrests. However, he had an arrest history already. He was arrested at 19 for having an open container in his auto and possessing alcohol as a minor. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Shares Wild Tweets From Kourtney's Birthday Celebration In Mexico


Kim, 36, made a series of revelations, which included a pretty gross confession about Kourtney ... However, Kim also appeared to hit back at haters in her tweets as she gave her followers a "play by play of the trip so far". "Melissa Kolker has fully recreated the fade video and yes I sneakily recorded it and will be posting soon". Oh, and they've all been hanging out with a giant inflatable penis. Read More »

Novartis sets sights on return to growth in 2018


At $1.4 billion Alcon sales fell 1 percent in dollar terms but returned to growth in constant currencies, with vision care products including contact lenses leading the way. Novartis predicts Entresto (sacubitril/valsartan) will be a blockbuster in time but take-up of the drug remains sluggish with sales coming in at $84m, up from $68m in the last quarter of 2016 and still well below initial expectations. Read More »

Scott Baio explains remarks on Erin Moran's death after backlash


Before the autopsy reports were publicized, Baio insinuated in an interview with NY radio station WABC that Moran might have died from substance abuse issues. "Again, I don't know if that's what killed her, I'm sure it was a culmination of years and years of doing it that might have had something to do with it. Read More »

NYC house fire kills 5, including children

The two-story home was engulfed. The Washington Post reported that footage on the news showed flames shooting up through the roof as the fire progressed to the second floor and consumed the house. "I'm just here to pay my respects", one woman told 1010 WINS' Glenn Schuck. Nigro tells the Daily News that firefighters were taking the tragedy hard. Read More »

The French Election Made These US Stocks Winners


Jean-Yves Camus, analyst and president of the observatory of radicalism at the Jean-Jaures foundation said: "The score is extremely disappointing, very far from what had been forecast in the polls of recent months". Ms Le Pen gained over 1.2 million new voters compared with her last presidential bid in 2012, securing 7.7 million ballots, a result she hailed as "historic". Read More »

Director Ryan Murphy looking for Princess Diana look-alike


In an interview with People , he said he was working with Jon Robin Baitz and Ned Martel on the script, only saying it would be "super juicy". While the show is now exploring the trouble that bubbled between Bette Davis and Susan Sarandon, its next focus will be the story of Prince Charles and Princess Diana, who married when Diana was 20 years old. Read More »

O'Reilly Ousted at Fox News

But even after the ouster, some employees said they were skeptical about whether the treatment of women at Fox News would actually change. Fox also has a big financial safety cushion in the fees cable companies pay the network, which dwarf its ad revenue, according to Nomura media analyst Anthony DiClemente. Read More »

'Happy Days' star Erin Moran died of cancer complications

The autopsy findings released earlier today showed that Erin's death was likely due to complications linked to the stage 4 cancer from which few seem to have known she was suffering. The "Desperation Boulevard" actress saw her fortunes wane over the years due to heavy drinking and freakish behaviour and ended up living in a trailer park in Indiana. Read More »

Prince celebrations underway at Paisley Park, First Avenue

The estate claims George Ian Boxill, who co-wrote and co-produced the six-song set with Prince , has no right to release the music and was in violation of a confidentiality agreement he signed. Announced Tuesday, with the title track available for early streaming, Deliverance's predicted release date fell on the one year anniversary of Prince's death (4/21). Read More »